The bill had been expected to be voted on by a ministerial committee on Sunday, in a move that would fast-track its progress through parliament. U.S. President Donald Trump has urged restraint as his administration tries to restart Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
He said it will take time to clarify the bill to the U.S. "I think it's fair to say that the United States is discouraging actions that it believes will unduly distract the principals from focusing on the advancement of peace negotiations", a USA official said on condition of anonymity.
The Greater Jerusalem legislation would bring some Jewish settlements built in the Palestinian West Bank under the jurisdiction of Jerusalem's municipal authority.
But Likud member David Bitan, chairperson of Netanyahu's coalition in parliament, said a vote by the cabinet committee would be delayed because Washington told Israel the bill's passage could impede U.S. efforts to revive peace talks that collapsed in 2014.
Peace Now, an Israeli anti-settlement watchdog group, says the bill would amount to "de facto annexation" and be a clear step toward full annexation of the West Bank.
For the vast majority of the global community, the status of Israel 's settlements, built on land the Palestinians see as part of their future state, is to be decided in peace negotiations.
Israeli media reports said the United States ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, had conveyed misgivings about the legislation, under which the large Maale Adumim and Beitar Illit settlements would become part of a Greater Jerusalem municipality. Intelligence minister Israel Katz, a supporter of the bill, has said this would "ensure a Jewish majority in a united Jerusalem". It sees the entire city as its indivisible capital, while the Palestinians want the eastern sector as the capital of their future state.
"Tomorrow we are going to mark the centennial for the conquering of a very special place in Israel by the Australian soldiers that fought, gave their lives in this war 100 years ago", he told reporters at the airport.
Comment below and give us your thoughts on players from the Texans kneeling and sitting during the anthem in protest of McNair. McNair issued two public apologies via statements distributed by the Texans.
In the video, the reality TV stars try on the 'In Love With the KoKo Kollection' , introducing fans to each lippy shade. Last month a Keeping Up With The Kardashian's producer also appeared to confirm Khloe's pregnancy .
Amazon Key launches in a number of cities in the U.S. , but if it's successful it's easy to see it coming to the UK. When the delivery person arrives, they will knock, and then scan the package to a Wi-Fi connected lock.
TE Zach Miller landed awkwardly on his left leg on an apparent 25-yard TD catch and was carted off the field in the third quarter. Team-high 9 tackles, sharing a sack with Cam Jordan, and broke up fourth-down Mitchell Trubisky pass on Bears' penultimate drive.
A truck driver travelling northbound spotted Ms Papini on the side of the highway and pulled over to help her before calling 911. Officers also revealed Ms Papini had been involved in a texting relationship with a MI man before her disappearance.
In his latest statement, the man who hails from Kerala, told the police that he removed her body from her house. Mathews admitted to transferring her body elsewhere. "We loved her laughter", Kumari said.
Williams holds a 7-0 winning career record over 27-year-old Wozniacki and has only lost one of 15 sets they've played. Finally, she started to make a couple of mistakes and I kept the intensity up, kept trying to find a way.
An ESPN report published Friday detailed last week's conference in NY , saying McNair's comment "stunned some in the room". Kaepernick, who remains a free agent, is expected to attend next week's meeting between players and owners.
He said he saw at least three armed men in military uniforms running toward the hotel after the suicide bombing at its gate. Police said earlier a suicide vehicle bomb had been rammed into a hotel and a former government building had been attacked.
Tsai, co-founder of Alibaba, the world's largest online retailer, is worth nearly $11 billion, according to Bloomberg . The Nets never did become title contenders, but those deals would hamstring the team for years.
However, the broader NSE Nifty slipped from its lifetime high to close at 10,323.05, down 20.75 points, or 0.20 per cent. Japan's Nikkei gained 0.6 percent while South Korea's Kospi rose 0.2 percent and Australian shares rose 0.2 percent.
Black Caps v India, third and final ODI
New Zealand were 63 for two chasing 270 in the 15th over - but 16 runs, eight wickets and 51 balls later, the match was complete. They notched up a partnership of 230 for the second wicket and effectively batted New Zealand out of the series.
76ers rookie Fultz out indefinitely with shoulder injury
Now Philadelphia announced he will be out indefinitely with "soreness and scapular muscle imbalance" in his right shoulder. There is no "structural impairment" in Fultz's shoulder, and he will continue physiotherapy treatment, the team said.
Trump declares opioid emergency
HIV/AIDS health funding would also be prioritised for those who need substance abuse treatment, officials said. Those people did not have a choice to, as Trump said, "not to take drugs, just not to take them".
Sony Xperia XZ1 goes on sale in Canada
Unfortunately, unlike some of Sony's more expensive devices , there aren't any front-facing speakers to be seen here. Coming to the optics, the Xperia R1 camera is with 13 mega pixel image sensor on the back, made by Sony itself.